Lottery sales started to take a slump after the coronavirus struck Mississippi, however, the reopening of businesses across the state has brought numbers back to where they were prior to COVID-19. “Things are looking better now,” Mississippi Lottery Corporation President Tom Shaheen said. “Mid to late March, we started seeing sales go down. They were … Continue reading “Lottery sales are back to pre-COVID numbers”
MS Lottery Corporation President Tom Shaheen joins the conversation in the SuperTalk studio to give an update on the latest figures from Lottery sales in the Magnolia State, and if you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes(filling in for JT), you can find it here – An Update from the Mississippi Lottery Corporation President MS … Continue reading “An Update on the Mississippi Lottery”
John Caldwell(Northern District Transportation Commissioner) joined the conversation by phone to break down how money from the Mississippi Lottery is already being tabbed for use to improve and repair your Mississippi roads and bridges! If you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes(filling in for JT today), you can find it here –
Tom Shaheen(President – Mississippi Lottery Corporation) stopped by the studio to talk about the timetable for the roll out of the Mississippi lottery and what it takes to get set up to be a retailer for the Lottery. If you missed his conversation with JT, you can find it here –
Gerard Gibert(Vice President – Mississippi Lottery Board of Directors) stopped by the studio to give you an update on the progress of the Mississippi Lottery. If you missed his conversation with JT, you can find it here –
Our first visit with a member of the new Lottery Board. Gerard Gibert joined the GalloShow this morning to talk about when the first lottery games can be played in Mississippi and what the initial games will look like.
If you missed the vote on the Lottery in the House of Representatives, don’t worry! JT has you covered, and you can listen to the final vote for the passage of a Lottery in the Magnolia State, you can find it here –
Chairman Charles Busby(Representative – MS District 111) joined the conversation to discuss the upcoming special session and what he thinks will be on the call. From the Lottery to shifting of taxes to cover infrastructure needs, he covers a lot of ground with JT, and if you missed his conversation on @TheJTShow, you can find … Continue reading “Chairman Charles Busby on @TheJTShow”
House Speaker Philip Gunn joined us Tuesday on SuperTalk Mississippi for the entire seven o’clock hour. He talked about the situation with our roads and bridges, and how the Mississippi Legislature needs to do something to get these closed bridges reopened. That is likely to involve a special session. But he cautioned his fellow lawmakers … Continue reading “House Speaker wants #MSLeg to take bridge issue seriously”
From dog fighting to the lottery, listen as Senator Bob Dearing joins Mary Wieden and You for a conversation about what is impacting the metro.
There’s been a lot of talk about whether there will or won’t be a lottery in Mississippi. Earlier this week, Governor Phil Bryant hinted it might be part of the special session called this year. And then there is the question of whether or not the House Speaker, Philip Gunn would support the legislation. Speaker … Continue reading “Speaker Gunn talks pros and cons of a state lottery”